How to Fix God of War Controller Not Working Issues on PC

God of War, developed by Santa Monica Studio, is now available for players to enjoy. However, many players have been experiencing some God of War controller issues. According to reports, most common controllers such as Xbox, PlayStation, and generic controllers are having some in-game issues with God of War. If you’re one of the players who is currently experiencing similar problems in God of War, this guide will help you fix the problem.

Known God of War Controller Issues

  • Controller not working
  • Controller suddenly stops
  • Controller not detected

These reports have been experienced using a PlayStation controller, Xbox Controller, branded controllers such as Logitech F310, and more generic gamepad controllers.

Fix God of War Controller Issues

Before we start with the main troubleshooting, let’s try the most basic method to fix this issue. Depending on which controller you are using to play God of War, make sure that the controller support is enabled on your PC.

Update Your Controller Drivers

Just like any other external peripherals, there’s a chance that your computer doesn’t have the driver dedicated to your controller. That is one of the reasons why your controller is not working in God of War.

If you know the manufacturer of your device, simply visit their website and download the drivers needed. You can even ask for their support for the correct driver version that you can use. If you can’t find the correct driver, you can try and use IObit’s Driver Booster to automatically download the compatible controller driver for your PC. In our case, using the mentioned software fixed the controller issues in God of War.

Driver Booster

Third-Party Controller Support

Another method to fix your controller is by using third-party controller software. There are a lot of gamepad controllers out there, but in this guide, we highly recommend the following as we have already tested them all.

Please note that we are not associated with any of the third-party controllers that we mentioned here. The list above is based on our very own experience when we used their product.

Contact the Support

Are you still having problems with your controllers while playing God of War after trying all the methods above? If so, we recommend reaching out to the official support team of God of War.

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Kratos

Thanks! Using the Driver Booster fixed the controller issues.